What is Leukemia?
How It Develops
The Symptoms of Leukemia
-Persistent fatigue, weakness
-Frequent or severe infections
-Losing weight without trying
-Swollen lymph nodes, enlarged liver or spleen
-Easy bleeding or bruising
-Tiny red spots on your skin (petechiae)
-Excessive sweating, especially at night
-Bone pain or tenderness
What Doctors are Doing Today to Fix Leukemia
How Can You Stay Protected From Leukemia
How Long People Have Survived With Leukemia
Acute myelogenous leukemia: After 5 years, from 5-65 out of 100 people survived.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia: After 5 years, 81 out of 100 people survived.
Chronic myelogenous leukemia: After 5 years, 90 out of 100 people survived.
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